TIP: How to Take Better Screen Shots in macOS Mojave+

KM offers a limited Action for doing screen shots in the OCR Image action, but for a much fuller feature set you can use the native macOS tools.

Here's a good article by Macworld to show you how.

How to take better screenshot selections in macOS -- Macworld

Here’s a fairly full refresh including a few secrets I only learned days ago from Twitter.

In macOS 10.14 Mojave, Apple got rid of the long-running Grab app, a screen-captured utility with several features beyond what you could manage with keystrokes. Instead, it embedded most of those features into a new shortcut.

See the article for full details.


Thank you for this share. I had no idea you could use the modifier keys to manipulate your selection. Sheesh...